‘Sentient’ cells in a petri dish taught to play Pong
Next time you’re getting your ass kicked at Fortnite or online chess, it could be at the metaphorical hands of a petri dish of brain cells.
‘Killer robots’ will be nothing like the movies show – here’s where the real threats lie
Increasingly, the decisions to identify, track and destroy targets are being handed over to algorithms.
Virtua Fighter’s ancient polygon graphics get modern AI makeover
A nerd fed a bunch of screenshots from 1993’s Virtua Fighter into an AI to see what they’d look like in a modern game.
This robot might have a better sense of humour than you
‘Erica’ learned about humour by analysing 80 speed dating meetups.
Artists freak out after computer takes out first place at art show
“That’s pretty f**ing shitty,” wrote one person in a tweet liked tens of thousands of times.